Song Lyric Sunday: Stoned – ‘If Not For You’

Our task this week, should we choose to accept it, is to post a song by an artiste who has appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone. magazine. When I was at university at the beginning of the seventies, I had a subscription to Rolling Stone. Obviously, back then it was a print subscription and…

Song Lyric Sunday: Offspring – ‘Turn Me On’

I must admit that the prompt for Song Lyric Sunday this week had me stumped for a long time: something by children of famous musicians. The only ones I could come up with were Julian Lennon and Liza Minnelli, neither of which I found particularly inspiring. Then it came back to me that the singer…

Song Lyric Sunday: Hugs – ‘Embraceable You’

What a lovely topic Jim has set us for this week’s Song Lyric Sunday – hugs, kisses and embraces. Although you’ll never shift me from my first love of ‘classic’ and psychedelic rock,I can still recognise a great tune from other and earlier genres and this standard fits the bill perfectly – especially when, as…